Eastern Michigan University
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Elvia R. Krajewski-Jaime, Ph.D., LMSW

Professor

340 Marshall Building

734.487.5383

elvia.krajewski-jaime@emich.edu

Home Department

School of Social Work

Education

December, 1987 Ph.D Social Work. Mental Health/Gerontology, The University of Texas at Austin, Texas     
May, 1982 Master in Social Work: Administration/Planning , Temple University, Philadelphia, PA.
May, 1977 Bachelor of Arts/Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.
May 1975  Associate of Arts/Secondary Education , Bucks County Community College, Newtown, PA.

Interests and Expertise

  • Gerontology
  • Cultural Competence
  • Community Building and Civic Engagement

Curriculum Vitae

 

 

Publications and Presentations

Lockwood, D., Lockwood, J., Krajewski-Jaime, E.R., Wiencek, P. (August, 2011). University and community partnerships: A Model for Interdisciplinary Community Practice. The International Journal of Interdisciplinary Social Sciences. 6:1:39-46.

Morton, L., Schloss, C., Krajewski-Jaime, E.R., Brown, M. (August 2011). The bipolar empowerment movement: Aging Into a New Position. The International Journal of Interdisciplinary Social Sciences. 6:1:11-18.

Lockwood, D., Lockwood, J., Krajewski-Jaime, E.R., Wiencek, P. (August 2011). The Community Engaged Faculty: An Education Process. International Journal in the Humanities. 9:1:87-96.

Braxton, C., and Krajewski-Jaime,  E.R. (August, 2011). Exploration of the American foster Care system: Am Experiential Account. The International Journal of Interdisciplinary Social Sciences. 6:1:47-56.

Kellman-Fritz, J., Walters, B., Kajewski-Jaime, E.R.  (August 2010). Prisoner Re-entry: An Empowerment-Based, Capacity Building Community Practice Model.  The International Journal of Interdisciplinary Social Sciences, 5:2:579-588.

Krajewski-Jaime, E.R., Wiencek, P., Brady, S., Trapp, E., Rice, P. (August 2010). Teaching Employable Skills to Special Education Youth: An Empowerment Approach.  The International Journal of Interdisciplinary Social Sciences, 5:1:167-176.

Krajewski-Jaime, E.R., Wienceck, P., Clifford, D., Lopez Rosa E. (July 2009). Needs of the Low-Income Aging Population in the Mexican Caribbean: A Qualitative Study. The International Lockwood, D., Lockwood, J., Krajewski.

Courses Taught

• Communication Skills for Professional Practice
• Introduction to Social Work Services and Professional Roles
• Human Behavior in the Social Environment (HBSE): Theoretical Bases for Social Work Practice      
• Cross Cultural Gerontology and its Implications in the Provision of Health Services to Geriatric Patients
• Social Work Practice with People of Color
• Ethnicity and Gender Issues Among the Aged
• Working with Aging People

The Women's and Gender Studies Department is part of the College of Arts & Sciences, 214 Pray-Harrold, 734.487.4344